Menu Strategies

Best practices for creating innovative menus and signature dishes
menu trends

Here are some inspired takeaways from a culinary conference.

global bowls

Ethnic flavors permeated the presentations at MenuDirections.

veggie noodles

Check out how this trendy produce prep is being incorporated into dishes.


Operators are layering fresh ideas between the bread.

lotus root

What’s currently trending in independent restaurants may spark a menu idea for other types of operations.

get saucy

Keep your menu ahead of the curve by tapping into up-and-coming tastes.

See how flavor preferences break out among demographic groups.
game day

Operators share their Final Four picks for best fan food. 

carrot ginger
See what a school's mostly vegan cafe is serving up to students. ...
hearty breakfast

The signatures of later dayparts are making new waves in the morning.


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